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Three Colors: White (Trois couleurs: Blanc)

Rating:R
Genre:Drama
Release Date:February 18, 1994
Running time:91 minutes
Cast:Zbigniew Zamachowski, Julie Delpy, Janusz Gajos, Jerzy Stuhr, Aleksander Bardini
Director:Krzysztof Kieslowski
Producer:Marin Karmitz
Writer:Krzysztof Kieslowski
Distributor:Miramax Films

Description: The second feature in filmmaker Krzysztof Kieslowski's Three Colors trilogy, the black comedy White features Zbigniew Zamachowski as Karol Karol, an expatriate Polish hairdresser whose French wife (the breathtaking Julie Delpy) divorces him after just six months of marriage because of his impotency. Penniless and devoid of his passport, Karol must journey back to Poland by hiding in a trunk. Upon his return, he slowly begins amassing a considerable fortune, ultimately hatching a perverse plot for revenge. Often unjustly dismissed as the weak link in the trilogy, White grows in strength upon repeated viewings. An allegory about equality, the film is mordantly witty, a cynical look at power, marriage and capitalism.~ Jason Ankeny, All Movie Guide

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